The Russian South, that is. These images are from the Black Sea resort town of Sochi, which is on the same latitude as the Italian Riviera.
Wow! Absolutely stunning.
Thanks for that!
How funny that they’re going to hold the winter Olympics there.
Well, they do have the Caucaus (is that spelled right) mountains in their backyard, but yes, it is funny that the winter Olympics will be held in a place where palm trees grow!
Daniel Johnson Sr and his two sons all served as Premier of Quebec — more remarkably, each for different political parties.
6:54pm 24 Jan 2017
Richard Stone, "H.M. Queen Elizabeth II" (1992; Oil on canvas, 96 in. x 60 in.)
andrewcusack.com/2017/the-quee… #portrait… twitter.com/i/web/status/82387…
1:01pm 24 Jan 2017
Lord Alton, fmr Lib Dem MP & tireless campaigner for the unborn & forgotten, invested with the Officer's Cross of H… twitter.com/i/web/status/82362…
8:21pm 23 Jan 2017
Banality given architectural form: the German Chancellor's office, Berlin. pic.twitter.com/LdqYyKjCRT
8:07pm 23 Jan 2017